June Planting Tips and Summer Gardening with Density - Dear Folks, It is that time of year when we start to plan for the heat. If you are new to Valley gardening it may seem like it is all about the heat, but...
Saturday, June 30, 2012
Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass on a summer day listening to the murmur of water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is hardly a waste of time. ~John Lubbock
Today I have a new article on Old Fashioned Living with recipes to make your own ice cream toppings, including:
Strawberry Hard Sauce
All of these sauces can be used with other desserts too; such as pound cake, angel food cake, fresh fruit, pancakes or waffles.
You'll find the article and recipes here:
Posted by Brenda Jean Hyde at 5:57 PM
Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Summer afternoon—summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language. ~Henry James
Today I have a new article on Old Fashioned Living with recipes to cool you down this summer. Two non-alcoholic recipes and two with a little pick-me-up are included.
Iced Mint Cocoa
Raspberry Mint Lemonade
I'm always singing the praises of nasturtiums, and this punch is a perfect way to use the blooms, no matter what variety you grow.
Old Fashioned Summer Beverages with recipes is available here: http://oldfashionedliving.com/Refreshing-Summer-Beverages.html
Posted by Brenda Jean Hyde at 5:54 PM